Nov 22, 2012 5:00am PST
number one quarterback alex smith that colin kaepernick will start sunday. the decision is not health related. kaepernick performed very well on monday night in a big win over chicago while smith was sidelined with concussion. no official comment from anyone on the 49ers team. football at cbs 5 starts at 9 a.m. this morning, pre-game. we have the lions and texans at 9:30. >>> play of the day on thanksgiving day, we have a little hoop action for you. we go to houston ex-warrior nate robinson with the ball with an impressive reverse 360 and the layup, spinarama, up with the right hand, up and in. rockets won the game but nate is our play of the day. >>> u.s. troops in afghanistan celebrated thanksgiving day in a very american way. soldiers stationed in kabul took in a game of football themselves. check out the jerseys they're sporting there. they were donated by the new york jets. they are playing the pats today. after the game the troops enjoyed a traditional thanksgiving dinner. nice. >>> it's 5726 right now. progress in the middle east but will a cease-fire hold? the latest on the fr
Nov 22, 2012 6:00am PST
one quarterback that guy right there alex smith that colin kaepernick will start this weekend. in addition, sports illustrated says it's not health related. kaepernick performed like a stud sunday. smith has a concussion. no official comment from the team but a bit of a surprise there. it may work. >>> play of the day to the nba we're in houston where ex- warrior nate robinson now with the chicago bulls with an impressive little 360 layup. dipsy do, turnaround, the right hand, and that baby goes in. the rockets won 93-89. by the way, warriors beat the nets at home and they have won 4 of 5. >> that was a dipsy do. >> one of those. >>> for the game of today. the annual big bone game a thanksgiving football tradition at san jose. this has been going on since the 1940s pitting lincoln high school against the academy. the game is named after the trophy made from a cattle femur that a student found in his dad's butcher shop decades ago. the game is at 11 a.m. at city college. >> nothing better than high school football on thank. big tradition on the east coast. >>> it is 6:26 right
Nov 27, 2012 5:00am PST
the road. >> reporter: vice president kenneth smith isn't just a proud coach talking up his team. the east bay warriors have beat the best to go to the national championship in florida three times. and this year, they did it undefeated. these kids are the cream of the crop. there are 1200 teams in each division and only 24 make it to nationals. that's just 2%. >> it takes hard work, pride and discipline. >> reporter: discipline that extends off the field. most of these players have grade point averages above 3.5. >> so not only are they athletic, they're smart. >> reporter: and they're being cheered on by a squad that's also going national. the girls cheer squad placed first in regionals this year. they say it's not just stunts they're learning. >> team work. confident because i think my team has what it takes to win first. >> reporter: the kind of determination that their coaches know won't end with pop warner. >> everything that my coaches have taught me shows me what to do, and believe in me and just going to follow me everywhere i go.